► Postoperative Fever
► The most common complication of appendectomy is infection of the surgical wound.
► Intra-abdominal abscess (fluid), needing drainage.
► Paralytic ileus where the gut stops functioning. This usually happens if the appendix ruptures and causes diffuse inflammation.
► Deep Vein Thrombosis is rare complication and required further tests.
Risks for any anesthesia include the following:
► Problems with breathing
► Chest infection
► Reactions to medications